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3 Dec 2019

Full-time Farmcrowdy Limited Recruitment – Head of Technology

Farmcrowdy Limited – Posted by Nigeria Job bucket Staff Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria

Job Description

Farmcrowdy is an agric-tech platform that gives Nigerians the opportunity to invest in Agriculture by connecting farm sponsors with real farmers for the purpose of producing high-quality farm produce. Our mandate is to empower rural farmers, contribute to food security in Nigeria and provide.

The Job : Head of Technology

Job Status: Full Time Job,Graduate/Exp

Remuneration: Attractive,

Location: Nigeria

Job Profile

Reports to: CTO

The Role

  • We are looking for an experienced Head of Technology to work with the Chief Technology Officer.

To Assist the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) in Building & Co-ordinating the efforts of all Farmcrowdy technology needs; these include but are not limited to:

  • Mobile Engineering
  • Web Engineering
  • Network Engineering
  • Cyber Security.

Other responsibilities are to also assist the CTO on the following:

  • Coordinate all relationships with external technology partners/suppliers
  • Report to the CTO on all tasks
  • Works with other departments to use new technologies to streamline company policies and rules
  • Manages the Mobile & Web Engineering unit, Network unit, Online Security unit to improve the technological assets of Farmcrowdy
  • Oversees IT budgets to make sure there are no unnecessary expenditures
  • Develops and directs all networking safeguards to reduce the risk of outside breaches and protect sensitive internal and external client information
  • Develops and implements all internal communication systems, such as email and instant messaging
  • Plans and implements proper Internet usage policies for employees
  • Evaluates new technology and makes recommendations on technological solutions
  • Uses technological assets to help ease use for employees and clients
  • Consistently evaluates technical efficiency and makes changes as necessary
  • Identifies competitive advantages and technological trends for the benefit of Farmcrowdy
  • Directs the development and possible implementation of policies in instances of a breach, also known as disaster recovery plans.

Core Competencies
Ideal candidates for this role will have:

  • Have at least 5 years experience in the Tech eco-system
  • Must have cognate experience working with Web Developers, UI/UX designers, Mobile App Developers
  • Knowledge of Version Control
  • Expert Knowledge of the following: ­
    • C++, HTML, CSS, JavaScript,Php ­
    • Laravel, MQL, MySQL, WordPress ­
    • Angular JS, Node JS ­
    • MS Office & Products; MS Dynamics Nav ­
    • Open ERP
  • Softwawre Development Skills & Analytical Thinking
  • Problem Solving Skills
  • Self-Management Skills
  • Team Spirit
  • Must be aware of current trends in the tech industry (at home & abroad).

How To Apply

Interested and qualified candidates should send their Cover Letter and CV to: [email protected] with the subject title as “Head of Technology”.

Note: Farmcrowdy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to increasing diversity and inclusion in the workforce.

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Job Categories: IT & Telecommunication Jobs In Nigeria. Job Types: Full-time. Job Tags: Farmcrowdy Limited Recruitment. Salaries: N300,000 - N400,000.

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